411 Locals Newsletter Dec 26 - Jan 8 2016

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Bricks & Mortar Stores Getting New Local 3 Pack Treatment at Google?

It appears that Google is either broadly testing or perhaps rolling out (or maybe they did this last week and I missed it) a more visual 3 pack with …


Google Upgrades Mobile Restaurant Display with New Features

Google has recently rolled out a number of upgrades to their mobile restaurant search results: Speedier Menu Data in an AMP like form More visual …


Watch Out for Malicious Images in Google My Business Listings by @MattGSouthern

There is a new negative SEO tactic going around which involves photos being maliciously inserted into Google My Business listings.The post Watch Out …

Google Maps

Google: Normal for Not All Pages to Be Indexed on a Website

Getting all pages indexed in Google can be a challenge for some site owners. But if Google isn’t indexing every page from your sitemap, is that a …


Google Intrusive Interstitials Mobile Penalty Only To Impact Search Result To Page

The Google mobile interstitial ad penalty is just around the corner now.<p>What constitutes a mobile interstitial that would trigger the penalty is …


Google Recommends Using Two Verification Methods in Search Console

Google recently held themed Webmaster Office Hours, one of them dealt solely with Google Search Console and John Mueller included a tip I hadn’t …


The Google Mobile First Index Won't Measure Page Speed

Remember the hangout that I covered yesterday where Google's John Mueller said that really slow sites may not be labeled as mobile friendly? Well, he …


Google: Slow Pages Might Be Labeled As Not Mobile Friendly

In the hangout from yesterday with Google's John Mueller he said something I never knew before, that pages that load really slowly may be considered …


Google: Mobile First Index Is Not Yet Live

With all the Google shuffles recently in December, as I covered in the Google updates category, some SEOs and webmasters believe that Google has …


Google Tests New Mobile Search Results Interface?

Looks like Google is testing yet another Google user interface for the mobile search results. Tejas Thakkar posted a screen shot of the test on …


Vine is Dead, Long Live Vine by @sayscaitlin

Vine may not be so dead after all. The app will be updating to the "new" Vine Camera on January 17th, 2017.The post Vine is Dead, Long Live Vine by …

Search Engines

Periscope launches live 360 video broadcasting

Get a 360° experience alongside Periscope broadcasters with new 360 Live video streaming.<br>Please visit Marketing Land for the full article.


YouTube Labs pairs brands & agencies with creators to produce platform-relevant content

Google says the program aims to help brands like L'Oreal create episode-driven videos designed to hook and retain viewers.<br>Please visit Marketing Land …


HTTPS Required for Collecting Sensitive Information in Chrome as of January 2017 by @MattGSouthern

Google has cautioned site owners that, at the end of January 2017, Chrome will mark sites without HTTPS as non-secure if they collect sensitive …

Search Engines